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Enrichment of persisters enabled by a ß-lactam-induced filamentation method reveals their stochastic single-cell awakening

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One Health System’s Approach to Tackling Antibiotic Resistance

As the chief patient experience officer for the Intermountain Healthcare system in Salt Lake City, Shannon Phillips, M.D., knows the value of antibiotic stewardship—efforts to improve antibiotic use to reduce

Antibiotic Sales for Animal Agriculture Increase Again After a Two-Year Decline

The quantities of antibiotics sold for use in U.S. food-producing animals increased 9 percent in 2018, according to recent data from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. This rise in

The Effect of pH on Antibiotic Efficacy against Coxiella burnetii in Axenic Media

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A Special Place for Antibiotics in the Drug Pricing Debate

Just days ago, Melinta Therapeutics—one of the few companies to recently bring a new antibiotic to market—filed for bankruptcy. This news comes less than a year after another developer, Achaogen,

Azithromycin combination therapy for community-acquired pneumonia: propensity score analysis

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The trick that could inject new life into an old tuberculosis vaccine

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Reactive oxygen species induce antibiotic tolerance during systemic Staphylococcus aureus infection

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Compensatory mutations modulate the competitiveness and dynamics of plasmid-mediated colistin resistance in Escherichia coli clones

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Transcriptional and Translational Inhibitors Block SOS Response and Shiga Toxin Expression in Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli

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